BCMS,Bernard Campbell,CyberPatriot,cybersecurity,SLMS,STA,Summit Lakes,Summit Tech
LSR7 students took home gold, silver and bronze in both the high school and middle school divisions of the State Round of the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition, part of the CyberPatriot program.
CyberPatriot aims to educate and motivate students toward STEM disciplines, including cybersecurity, which has a predicted job growth of 32% through 2028.
Alyssa Pfeifer,Battle of the Brains,BOTB,Burrns and McDonnell,Cole Marker,Devin Allaman,Eric Walters,Hope MacKenzie,Jordan Vahrenberg,Leann Beabout Adams,Logan Dietz,Payton Stropes,STA,Summit Tech,Zac Cook
The Battle of the Brains bus rolled into the Summit Technology Academy parking lot shortly after noon. A group of engineering students were waiting for them, but the red carpet and silly string and competition swag and applause were for seven special students.
Dawn Carl,Learning for Life,STA,Summit Tech
District field technology specialist Dawn Carl learned she is LSR7’s November Learning for Life Award winner during a surprise presentation attended by colleagues and family at Summit Technology Academy. Learning for Life Award winners are nominated by co-workers and selected by a team of employees each year. The award is presented to one employee each month and rotates between elementary certified, secondary certified and support staff.
Aidan Moore,Aleah Reech,Dawson Sivils,Gina Riegert,Gov. Parson,Hunter Burton,Jacob Saunders,Jeremiah Gantt,Julie Akers,Lee's Summit West,Lisa Oyler,LSW,Missouri High School Cyber Security Challenge,MORENet,MU,Nabeel Shuaib,Quentin Kubin,Rylan Martin,Sam Alvarado,STA,Sudo Pantheon,Summit Tech,Summit Technology Academy,Sydney Trull,University of Missouri,Will Metz
Summit Technology Academy teams had a fantastic showing at MORENet’s (that’s Missouri Research and Education Network) Missouri High School Cyber Security Challenge at the Lake of the Ozarks last week.
Abigal Mainard,Allen Guardado,Ashley Crockett,Biomedical Research,Bryan Mathew,Emma Cooney,Evelyn McQueen,Jillian Kirkpatrick,Kaitlyn McGill,KC STEM Alliance,Liberty Riggs,Magdalyn Carlson,Makenzi Schroeder,Michael Kimaku,Olivia Rickett,PLTW,Project Lead the Way,Reese Wood,STA,Summit Tech,Summit Technology Academy,Taylor Iverson,Zaibunnisa Malik,Zuzeth Gonzalez
Students from the Summit Technology Academy Biomedical Innovation program won top 15 awards at Project Lead the Way – KC’s annual Biomedical Research Competition, hosted by the KC STEM Alliance. The competition featured 62 projects from 87 students to highlight PLTW senior capstone projects and recognize excellence in biomedical science. Competition winners earn scholarships that support continued STEM education.